PyMT: a post-WIMP multi-touch user interface toolkit

  title={PyMT: a post-WIMP multi-touch user interface toolkit},
  author={Thomas E. Hansen and Juan Pablo Hourcade and Mathieu Virbel and Sharath Patali and Tiago Serra},
Multi-touch and tabletop input paradigms open novel doors for post-WIMP (Windows, Icons, Menus, Pointer) user interfaces. Developing these novel interfaces and applications poses unique challenges for designers and programmers alike. We present PyMT (Python Multi-Touch), a toolkit aimed at addressing these challenges. We discuss PyMT's architecture and sample applications to demonstrate how it enables rapid development of prototypes and interaction techniques while being accessible to novice… CONTINUE READING
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